First Edition of Norman Rockwell: Illustrator; Signed By Norman Rockwell
Norman Rockwell, Illustrator.
Rockwell, Norman; Arthur Guptill; Preface by Dorothy Canfield Fisher.$175.00
Item Number: 19004
New York: Watson Guptill, 1946.
First edition. Quarto, original cloth. Boldly signed by Norman Rockwell on the front free endpaper. Light rubbing to the cloth, near fine in a very good dust jacket.
Norman Rockwell was a twentieth century American author, painter and illustrator. His works enjoy a broad popular appeal in the United States for their reflection of American culture. He is most famous for the cover illustrations of everyday life he created for The Saturday Evening Post magazine over nearly five decades" (About Norman Rockwell). Among the best-known of Rockwell's works are the Willie Gillis series, Rosie the Riveter, The Problem We All Live With, Saying Grace, and the Four Freedoms series.